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Title How stakeholders can support teacher quality / edited by Lewis C. Solmon, Kimberly Firetag Agam, Citadelle Priagula
Published Charlotte, N.C. : IAP, [2007]
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Description 1 online resource (xvii, 243 pages) : illustrations
Series Milken Family Foundation series on education policy
Milken Family Foundation series on education policy.
Contents Why teacher quality? / Lowell Milken -- The role of the private sector in enhancing teacher quality / Lowell Milken [and others] -- Examining philanthropy in K-12 education : lessons learned from the inside / Wendy Hassett and Dan Katzir -- A "comprehensive" problem : the disconnect between fantasy and reality / Jay P. Greene -- The role of the education sector in enhancing teacher quality / Lewis C. Solmon [and others] -- The theory of devolution / Lewis C. Solmon -- The role of government in enhancing teacher quality / Stephen Goldsmith [and others] -- Presentation by Congressman Ralph Regula -- Teacher can't teach / Chester E. Finn, Jr. -- Finding and funding "cure" for ailing schools / Nina S. Rees -- The role of teachers in enhancing teacher quality and improving student achievement / Lowell Milken [and others] -- Comprehensive reform can offer big win for teachers, and students / Jennifer Couch -- Why do we fear excellence? / Amanda S. Mayeaux -- The chemistry of teacher quality / William Richey
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references
Subject Educational change -- United States -- Congresses.
Effective teaching -- United States -- Congresses.
Teacher effectiveness -- United States -- Congresses.
Genre/Form Conference papers and proceedings.
Conference papers and proceedings.
Form Electronic book
Author Agam, Kimberly Firetag.
Priagula, Citadelle.
Solmon, Lewis C.
Milken Family Foundation National Education Conference (2006 : Washington, D.C.)
ISBN 1607526409 (electronic bk.)
9781607526407 (electronic bk.)